Frederick and His Friends

Frederick and His Friends

Four Favorite Fables

Book Plus CD - 2002
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Random House, Inc.
Four of Caldecott-winner Leo Lionni's most beloved tales, together in one book with an introduction from Eric Carle!

Here in one sumptuous collection are four timeless picture book classics by Leo Lionni: Frederick, Swimmy, Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse, and Fish Is Fish. In this volume, meet Frederick, the poet field mouse whose happy memories help his family endure through the darkest days of winter; Swimmy, the imaginative minnow who uses his small size in a big way; Alexander, the mouse who learns the magic of friendship; and a fish who discovers that life in a small pond isn’t so bad after all.

Lionni’s complete texts and illustrations are included along with an introduction from Eric Carle and a CD reading in this elegant, inviting gift edition.

Baker & Taylor
Presents four tales about friendship, special talents, and imagination in the lives of mice and fish.

& Taylor

Contains four of the author's picture-book classics including Frederick, Swimmy, Alexander and the Wind-up Mouse, and Fish Is Fish, detailing the adventures of a group of mice and fish who become friends.

Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2002
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780375822995
Branch Call Number: AV-E LIONN
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Notes: Set of four titles previously published independently, three of which were "Caldecott honor book" winners
One sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.) of word-for-word stories in back cover pocket


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